Arranged Holidays

If you have used and would like to recommend an organised holiday please e-mail me the details and I will place on this page.

Open Road Open Skies

Open Road Open Skies cycling adventures offer friendly, flexible cycling holidays across C2C, Hadrian’s Cycleway, Reivers, Coast and Castles, W2W and the Way of the Roses. We arrange both self-guided and supported cycling holidays that that can start any day you like and take from 2 to 6 days to complete. All our holidays include:


- Cycling friendly accommodation

- Luggage transfers

- Transport back to the start point

- Both paper and electronic maps

- Full introduction to the tour at the start point by an OROS representative

- Optional bike and equipment hire to those who need it.


And if you want to alter the tour to suit your needs, tell us and we’ll put it together for you!

Our tours are open to any number of cyclists, from two people to large groups. We are a small, fully insured company, and are cycling tourers ourselves. We understand the needs and wants of spending a number of days on the bike and want to help your cycling adventure go as smoothly as possible. We also run tours in the Peak District, North Wales and selected other routes in the UK and Ireland.

Tel: 01524 424 117






Trail Brakes – Biking Holidays

website – Trailbrakes offer the most flexible, hassle-free way to enjoy the Sustrans C2C, Coast & Castles, Hadrian’s Cycleway and Reivers Routes. We are a small, friendly company providing fantastic tailor-made cycling trips where you just choose the dates and the number of days you’d like to cycle for and we’ll do the rest!

For groups of two or more people we provide independent trips (accommodation, transport and luggage transfers) or self-guided trips (with additional full support and vehicle back up). We also include comprehensive maps, route information and gps files and can arrange hybrid, mountain or electric bike hire. With accommodation options from budget to luxury and our very own ‘Off Road C2C’ there’s a Trailbrakes trip for everyone!

T: 07922 653327



C2C Bespoke

We’ll meet you, greet you, transport you and arrange your stopovers. Free parking also possible. Just let us know the number of days you wish to cycle and we’ll sort the rest.

T: 07767 893790 or click here.



Pedal Power

Cycle Hire & Transfer Service
With a stock of over 90 top quality modern Giant Hybrid, MTB, Road bikes, tandems, child bikes, tag-a-longs seats and trailers, we supply bike hires (including people transport, delivery and collection) and a full back up service for the C2C, Hadrians Cycleway,  Reivers and Coast & Castles and many other cycle routes.
All our bikes come fully serviced, complete with puncture resistant tyres, repair kits, spare tubes, pumps, helmets, locks and many even have trip computers fitted.  We can also fit pannier racks and supply pannier bags if required.
Email Phone: 01665 713448 or 07790 596782.




website – tel: 01434 600600. We will transport you from the finish to the start, take your bags from place to place and help you create a bespoke C2C trip.


Saddle Skedaddle

website – tel: 0191 2651110 Fully bonded local tour operator. Located close to the end of the C2C, we offer friendly&professional service for both guided fixed date departures and self-guided holidays on the C2C route. All trips include accommodation in friendly B&B’s and family run hotels, bag transfers, full route notes, back-up service and transfers from the start or finish of the ride are available.

Cycle Transport North East

website -  is a bicycle transport service from a licensed tour and taxi operator. We can transport bicycles, cyclists and your luggage to any chosen destination. Local pick-ups can be arranged in the Tyne & Wear area. For those of you arriving by ferry we can arrange pick-ups at the DFDS terminal. Collections can also be arranged from most areas. Contact: Peter Irvine 07780 958679.



The Bike Bus

website – tel: 01207 237424 – fax: 01207 233233 – A taxi & coach operator based in Stanley, County Durham who offer a service to transport any number of passengers from 1 to 53 cyclists, bicycles, & luggage along any part of the C2C route. They also offer a rescue service, where by will collect a member of a party who is injured, or who have a problem with their bicycle.


Yellow Jersey Cycling

Based in Great Strickland near Penrith and an offshoot of the Strickland Arms pub. Will help fetch and carry plus organise your trip. Anton or Penny: 01931 712238. Website.